Mary Munro is the National Director of Paraprofessional Services, providing national oversight and direction of the Firm's Law Clerks and Paralegal services.
Located in the Ottawa office, Mary has been a dedicated member of BLG since 1990, beginning as part of the original Scott & Aylen Intellectual Property Group. Mary started her career as a Trademark and Patent Paralegal, specializing in the areas of Canadian, US and Foreign Patents, PCT, Trademarks and Copyrights. Mary has worked with our foreign agents, and law firms in many countries of interest to our clients.
Upon completion of the Ontario Management Development Program, Mary moved into a Coordinator role for the IP paralegal team where she focused on streamlining paralegal processes and implementing national best practices for more than 13 years. Prior to becoming the National Director of Paraprofessional Services, Mary was the Intellectual Property Operations Manager for the IP Group, responsible for overseeing the IP Group's operations across all offices with regards to practice management processes.
Our clerks and paralegals are key to BLG's success, and Mary takes pride in providing clients with exemplary service.